Retail Supply Chain Management

The term Retail is defined as the sale of goods and services from companies or individuals to the end-consumer. Retailers acquire goods from producers and then sell these goods in-store or on-line via the internet. Retail supply chain software can enhance supply chain efficiency and trading partner collaboration by better connecting product information, processes and trading partners.

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Innovative UK retailer calls on Eureka Solutions to provide comprehensive NetSuite systems

Innovative UK retailer calls on Eureka Solutions to provide comprehensive NetSuite systems

A UK retail enterprise has turned to award-winning cloud business solutions provider Eureka Solutions to deliver a whole new interactive experience for its customers.

ESSential BI software improves efficiency and profitability for logistics businesses

ESSential BI software improves efficiency and profitability for logistics businesses

Enterprise Software, the IT and management information provider for the logistics industry, has used its ESSential BI tool to help Canute Logistics to improve its profitability by more efficient operation.

Why sellers could leave Amazon’s cargo airline grounded

Why sellers could leave Amazon’s cargo airline grounded

By Jonathan Bellwood, Founder & CEO, Peoplevox.

As the global retailing giant strives to maintain maximum share of shoppers' wallets, Amazon is now investing 1.5bn dollars in an air cargo hub to support a fleet of "Prime Air" freight planes.

WorldStores delivers optimised routes with Maxoptra

WorldStores delivers optimised routes with Maxoptra

WorldStores is using Maxoptra dynamic delivery route planning software to optimise its nationwide home delivery service.

Advanced Supply Chain Group wins Urban Outfitters contract worth half a million

Advanced Supply Chain Group wins Urban Outfitters contract worth half a million

Bradford-based logistics firm, Advanced Supply Chain Group (ASCG), has been awarded a contract with global retailer, Urban Outfitters, to run its Nominated Carrier Scheme (NCS).

ip.access enhances T-Mobile’s retail-based customer analytics with Presence

ip.access enhances T-Mobile’s retail-based customer analytics with Presence

ip.access and T-Mobile Poland, have announced the successful completion of a Proof of Concept focussed around delivering enhanced retail-based customer analytics.

Snapfulfil provides simplehuman with 'tools for efficient warehousing'

Snapfulfil provides simplehuman with 'tools for efficient warehousing'

simplehuman – the multi-award winning designer and manufacturer of 'tools for efficient living' – has gone live with the Snapfulfil Cloud WMS.

We’re only human

We’re only human

Picking the appropriate WMS system can ease the burden on retailers' hard pressed warehouse personnel, writes Jonathan Bellwood, CEO, Peoplevox.

Sage unveils Sage 50c – Microsoft Office 365 integration helps enable more freedom, control and automation for Business Builders

Sage unveils Sage 50c – Microsoft Office 365 integration helps enable more freedom, control and automation for Business Builders

Sage launched Sage 50c – what the company describes as the next step in its continuing mission to help Small & Medium Businesses access the best technology and innovation.

Optimising goods-in efficiencies

Optimising goods-in efficiencies

For manufacturers, an effective goods-in regime – i.e. taking delivery of components and raw materials for production/sub-assembly and booking them in quickly and accurately – is key to production and storage good practice. However, for many companies this ideal remains a goal rather than a reality.

Retail companies become involved in supply chain management in order to control product quality, inventory levels, timing, and expenses. Retail supply chain software encompasses warehouse & transportation solutions, inventory control, and possibly additional strategic/planning modules, particularly for the larger/volume-based retailers.